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Working As A Java Architect

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Processing Information
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $103,432

    Average Salary

What Does A Java Architect Do

Web developers design and create websites. They are responsible for the look of the site. They are also responsible for the site’s technical aspects, such as its performance and capacity, which are measures of a website’s speed and how much traffic the site can handle. In addition, web developers may create content for the site.

Duties

Web developers typically do the following:

  • Meet with clients or management to discuss the needs and design of a website
  • Create and test applications for a website
  • Write code for websites, using programming languages such as HTML or XML
  • Work with other team members to determine what information the site will contain
  • Work with graphics and other designers to determine the website’s layout
  • Integrate graphics, audio, and video into the website
  • Monitor website traffic

When creating a website, developers have to make their client’s vision a reality. They build particular types of websites, such as ecommerce, news, or gaming sites, to fit clients’ needs. Different types of websites may require different applications to work right. For example, a gaming site should be able to handle advanced graphics, whereas an ecommerce site needs a payment-processing application. The developer decides which applications and designs will best fit the site.

Some developers handle all aspects of a website’s construction, and others specialize in a certain aspect of it. The following are examples of types of specialized web developers:

Back-end web developers are responsible for the overall technical construction of the website. They create the basic framework of the site and ensure that it works as expected. Back-end web developers also establish procedures for allowing others to add new pages to the website and meet with management to discuss major changes to the site.

Front-end web developers are responsible for how a website looks. They create the site’s layout and integrate graphics, applications (such as a retail checkout tool), and other content. They also write web-design programs in a variety of computer languages, such as HTML or JavaScript.

Webmasters maintain websites and keep them updated. They ensure that websites operate correctly, and they test for errors such as broken links. Many webmasters respond to user comments as well.

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How To Become A Java Architect

The typical education needed to become a web developer is an associate’s degree in web design or a related field. Web developers need knowledge of both programming and graphic design.

Education

Educational requirements for web developers vary with the setting they work in and the type of work they do. Requirements range from a high school diploma to a bachelor’s degree. An associate’s degree in web design or related field is the most common requirement.

However, for more technical developer positions, such as back-end web developers, some employers prefer workers who have at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science, programming, or a related field.

Web developers need to have a thorough understanding of HTML programming. The most recent version, HTML5, contains new features that web developers need to understand. Many employers also want developers to understand other programming languages, such as JavaScript or SQL, as well as have some knowledge of multimedia publishing tools, such as Flash. Throughout their career, web developers must keep up to date on new tools and computer languages.

Some employers prefer web developers who have both a computer degree and coursework in graphic design, especially if the developer will be heavily involved in the website’s visual appearance.

Advancement

Web developers who have a bachelor’s degree can advance to become project managers. For more information, see the profile on computer and information systems managers.

Important Qualities

Concentration. Web developers must sit at a computer and write detailed code for long periods.

Creativity. Web developers often are involved in designing the appearance of a website and must make sure that it looks innovative and up to date.

Customer-service skills. Webmasters have to respond politely and correctly to user questions and requests.

Detail oriented. When web developers write in HTML, a minor error could cause an entire webpage to stop working.

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Java Architect Career Paths

Java Architect
Consultant Adjunct Instructor Creative Director
Chief Creative Officer
9 Yearsyrs
Software Architect Product Manager Category Manager
Customer Development Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Consultant Marketing Consultant Marketing Manager/Project Manager
Digital Project Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Solutions Architect Program Manager Engineering Director
Director Of Software Development
12 Yearsyrs
Software Architect Architect Information Architect
Director Of User Experience
10 Yearsyrs
Team Leader Quality Assurance Lead Lead Engineer
Integration Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Senior Architect Director Creative Director
Interactive Director
7 Yearsyrs
Lead Architect Technical Consultant Lead Developer
Lead Java Developer
6 Yearsyrs
Senior Architect Principal Software Engineer Software Architect
Lead Software Architect
9 Yearsyrs
Architect Project Coordinator Business Analyst
Product Owner
9 Yearsyrs
Solutions Architect Software Development Manager
Senior Development Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Architect And Developer Business Analyst Senior Programmer Analyst
Senior Java Developer
6 Yearsyrs
Architect And Developer Software Architect
Senior Software Architect
10 Yearsyrs
Architect Senior Project Manager Contractor/Consultant
Senior Software Engineer
6 Yearsyrs
Enterprise Architect Managing Partner Senior Software Engineer
Senior Software Engineer/Architect
9 Yearsyrs
Lead Architect Technical Manager Systems Architect
Software Architect
9 Yearsyrs
Enterprise Architect Information Architect User Experience Architect
User Experience Manager
9 Yearsyrs
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Average Length of Employment
Lead Architect 2.4 years
Java Developer 2.3 years
Java Architect 2.0 years
J2ee Developer 1.8 years
Java Consultant 1.7 years
Java Web Developer 1.7 years
Java Programmer 1.7 years
Top Employers Before
Developer 4.1%
Consultant 1.9%
Programmer 1.4%
Top Employers After
Architect 8.8%
Consultant 5.6%

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Java Architect Demographics

Gender

Male

80.6%

Female

16.7%

Unknown

2.7%
Ethnicity

White

43.0%

Asian

32.6%

Hispanic or Latino

11.4%

Black or African American

8.0%

Unknown

5.0%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

75.0%

Carrier

25.0%

Java Architect Education

Schools

New York University

19.8%

Texas Tech University

9.9%

University of Virginia

9.9%

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

7.4%

University of Dallas

6.2%

Boston University

4.9%

Florida State University

4.9%

University of Georgia

4.9%

University of Houston

3.7%

Illinois Institute of Technology

3.7%

University of Texas at Arlington

2.5%

Temple University

2.5%

Indiana Institute of Technology

2.5%

University of Colorado at Boulder

2.5%

University of North Texas

2.5%

University of Bridgeport

2.5%

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

2.5%

University of Arizona

2.5%

New Jersey Institute of Technology

2.5%

Boise State University

2.5%
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Majors

Computer Science

48.6%

Computer Engineering

7.9%

Education

7.0%

Computer Applications

4.7%

Engineering

4.7%

Science, Technology, And Society

4.2%

Computer Information Systems

3.7%

Information Technology

2.8%

Electrical Engineering

2.8%

Business

1.9%

Mechanical Engineering

1.9%

Psychology

1.4%

Project Management

1.4%

Small Business Management

1.4%

Electrical Engineering Technology

0.9%

Mathematics

0.9%

Music

0.9%

Physics

0.9%

Information Systems

0.9%

Computer Programming

0.9%
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Degrees

Masters

53.2%

Bachelors

34.2%

Other

5.9%

Certificate

3.0%

Doctorate

2.5%

Diploma

1.3%
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Real Java Architect Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
SR. Java Architect Five9, Inc. San Ramon, CA Dec 07, 2016 $169,000 -
$179,000
Java Architect/Business Analyst Trine Aspects, Ltd. Iselin, NJ Jan 10, 2016 $167,000
Java Architect/Business Analyst Trine Aspects, Ltd. Iselin, NJ Sep 27, 2016 $167,000
Java/Tibco Architect Capricorn Systems, Inc. Johns Creek, GA Feb 15, 2016 $150,000
Java Architect Fast Switch Ltd Columbus, OH Jul 14, 2015 $150,000
Java/Tibco Architect Capricorn Systems, Inc. Johns Creek, GA Feb 16, 2015 $150,000
Java Architect Matrix Resources, Inc. Atlanta, GA Sep 11, 2015 $144,000
Java Architect-Cloud Platform Turnberry Solutions, Inc. West Chester, PA Jan 18, 2016 $141,500
Java Architect Galaxe.Solutions, Inc. Somerset, NJ May 25, 2016 $140,000
Lead Java Architect CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Woonsocket, RI Feb 02, 2015 $136,400
Java Architect Matrix Resources, Inc. Atlanta, GA Aug 24, 2015 $134,000 -
$154,000
SR. Java/J2Ee Architect The Brixton Group Inc. Waxhaw, NC May 29, 2015 $132,000
Java Architect Virtusa Corporation Troy, NY Dec 23, 2016 $131,644
Lead Java Architect CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Woonsocket, RI Mar 21, 2016 $117,000
Java Architect Specialist Resources Global, Inc. Nashville, TN Jan 04, 2016 $115,000
Lead Java Architect CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Woonsocket, RI Jan 06, 2015 $115,000
Java Architect Emids Technologies Private Limited Corporation Deerfield, IL Jan 12, 2015 $115,000
Java/J2Ee Architect Hanbon-Mi II, Inc. Auburn Hills, MI Jul 12, 2015 $111,655
Java Architect Techgene Solutions LLC Irving, TX Aug 18, 2015 $110,500
Java Architect Advantage Technical Services, Inc. Allen Park, MI Jul 17, 2015 $110,361
Java Architect Randstad Technologies, LP Quincy, MA Aug 02, 2016 $110,000
Java Architect Altimetrik Corp Menomonee Falls, WI Nov 15, 2015 $93,766 -
$130,000
Java Architect Mindtree Limited Warren, NJ Apr 19, 2016 $93,101
Java Architect Ames It and Numeric Solutions Ames, IA Oct 03, 2016 $90,002
Java Architect Archents, Inc. Arlington, VA Jan 06, 2016 $90,000
Java-Associate Architect Photon Infotech, Inc. Columbus, OH Jul 21, 2016 $90,000
Java SOA Architect Enliven Technologies Inc. Herndon, VA Jul 27, 2016 $88,878
Java/J2Ee Architect Computer Consultants of America, Inc. Bloomfield Hills, MI Oct 02, 2016 $88,296

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Top Skills for A Java Architect

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  1. Web
  2. User Interface
  3. Servlets
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  • Co-developed dynamic Ruby on Rails/HTML5 application highlighting numerous data visualization of web metrics.
  • Developed user interface using JSP, HTML, XHTML and Java Script to simplify the complexities of the application.
  • Handled necessary Business logic in Servlets.
  • Implemented front end changes based on spring integrated with Struts along with JSP view and Java code as per requirement.
  • Design and development of many PL/SQL batches using JAVA with connectivity to Oracle for data maintenance and handling.

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